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University of Connecticut University Libraries

JBT Torrington Campus Library Equipment Loans

Julia Brooker Thompson Library
University of Connecticut Torrington Campus
855 University Drive
Torrington, CT 06790

Contact Information
Main Number: 860-626-6820
Fax: 860-626-6817

Dell Laptop

1 Dell Latitude E5410 laptop

  • Wireless Internet access
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Wireless printing to the HuskyPrint queue
  • Loan period: 4 hours or before the library closes; no renewals

Apple MacBook Air

3 MacBook Air Laptops (two 13", one 11")

  • Wireless Internet access
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Wireless printing to the HuskyPrint queue
  • Loan period:4 hours or before the library closes, no renewals


Apple iPad2

1 iPad2

  • preloaded with 80-85 apps
  • Loan period: for the day, due back before the library closes ; no renewals


Kindle DX

1 Kindle DX – holds 3,500 titles; 9” screen

  • For use by any UConn faculty member, staff member or currently enrolled student.
  • JBT Library Titles purchased.
  • You can access your personal Kindle account on the Library Kindle. Content will be removed from the Kindle upons its return to the JBT Library.The materials you purchase will remain on your personal account.
  • You can download Google book titles to the Kindle. 
  • You have access to over 1,000,000+ titles on Google Books.
  • You can keep the Kindle for 2 weeks, and renew it if there are no holds.
  • Loan period: 14 days with one in-person renewal possible, if there are no other borrowers waiting.
  • Fines are $1 a day, beginning on the second day overdue.
  • If lost, the replacement costs are $489 for the Kindle DX and a $25 processing fee.
  • The JBT Kindle must be returned to the JBT Library Desk; it cannot be returned to another UConn campus library.


Digital Voice Recorder

sony recorder

1 SONY Digital Audio Recorder (ICD-SX750/BC)

  • Built-In Flash Memory 2GB-Up to 750 Hours (LP Mode) and 35 Hours (MP3)
  • MP3, WMA, ID3 tag supported
  • Large built-in stereo microphones
  • Loan period: 2 days; no renewals


Digital Camera


1 Canon PowerShot SD1300 IS

  • 28mm wide-angle lens; 4x optical zoom and Optical Image Stabilizer
  • 12.1-megapixel resolution
  • Video capability
  • USB cable & AV Cable
  • Loan period: 2 days; no renewals

Graphing Calculators

2 TI84+ Graphing Calculators
1 TI Nspire

  • Loan period: 1 day; no renewals

Other items available for circuation :

  • Flash Drives
  • Headphones
  • Extension Cords
  • Wii console (property of ASG) & Games
  • PS3 console (property of ASG) & Games


Rev.April 2014